At the Y, we value equitable and accessible recreation for all. With all our programs, you can feel supported in creating healthy habits, as we look after your little ones! We offer programs for children and youth ages 0-12 years old!

Child and Teen Access and Participation Policy

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Y childminding programs require a parent/guardian remain in the building at all times. Both the child and parent/guardian must be Y members. No reservation required – first come first serve. Child members are able to participate up to 90 minutes once per day.

Playcare 0-5 YEARS and Kids Club 6-9 years

We believe that exercising is a part of healthy living; however it can be hard to find time to stay fit when caring for young children. Our childminding services support you while you participate in a group fitness class or engage in your own individual workout or swim program. Playcare ages 0-5. Kids Club ages 6-9.

View the Childminding Member Guidelines


Y children’s recreation programs do not require a parent/guardian to remain in the building. Children must have an active Y membership to participate. Adults are required to sign child(ren) in and out of programs. Children must be toilet trained. Programs unless otherwise stated are drop in on a first come first serve basis.

The list below are programs that are currently offered at either the Downtown Y or Westhills Y locations.  Check the online calendar for current program offerings.

Create and Play 5-12yrs

Choose your way to play! Each week an active and a creative zone will be available in our program. In our active zone, kids will get moving in a variety of fun, energetic, and easy-t0-learn games. In our creative zone, kids can relax with guided art, crafts, or science experiments along with self-paced activity options.

Discovery Club 5-12 yrs

Join in on the fun and meet new friends during Discovery Club! Here, kids will discover our daily themed activities to help get them moving and learning through active games, crafts, team building, and more! Note: program runs during Winter|Spring|Summer break

Y Groove 3-5yrs / 6-9yrs / 10-12yrs

Time to get your groove on! This registered program focuses on inspiring creativity and being active through music and movement activities, while improving coordination, agility, and balance.
Throughout the program kids will explore a variety of styles of dance including jazz, ballet, and hip hop!

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Youth Leadership Program (YLP)

YLP is our program designed to provide youth with learning opportunities focused on building their capacity to lead others, consistent with the mission and values of the YMCA. During this program, youth will participate in age-appropriate activities to acquire important leadership skills and values, as well as gain self-confidence and real volunteer experience. Ages 10-12.

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Family programs are designed so that all ages can attend and enjoy recreation time together.  All family members must hold an active Y membership and are required to stay in the program for all family programs.

Family Playground with Bounce House

We have fun gym activities for the whole family and our bounce house for the kids.  Don’t forget to bring your socks to wear inside the bounce house.  We hope to see you there! Parents are asked to stay and enjoy this program with their children.

Family Playground All Ages

Bring the whole family to our indoor family playground! Play, run and explore while meeting other families in the community. Parents are asked to stay and enjoy this program with their children. 

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